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session. >> second. >> second the session and regarding the anticipated litigation matter and conference. >> move to closed session. >> second. >> i move to disclose anything discussed in the closed session. >> second. >> all in favor. >> aye. >> the pledge of allegiance? >> please be advised that during and the use of cell
phones and pagers and electronic devices are prohibited at this meeting, and be advised that the chair may order the removal of anyone responsible for using of a cell phone, or taser or any other similar electronic device. a member of the public has up to three minutes to make the permanent public comment on each item. item 8 a, executive director's report. >> good evening, commissioners and members of the public and port staff thank you for being here today. i want to start by aapologizing for the lack of our video system. it has been on the fritz
through our partnership, and because of public investment from the two thousand eight fund, we are celebrating a renewal and an awakening of this park. we have it safer, happier, more joyous. >> 3, 2, 1, [laughter] =--[applause] >> it is a great resource for families, to have fun in the city, recreation. >> this is an amazing park. we have not revitalized it without public and private investment. the critical piece of the process of this renovation was that it was all about the
community. we reached out to everyone in this community. we love this park dearly and they all had thoughts and ideas and they wanted to bring their own creativity and their personality to bear on the design. what you see is what the community wanted. these ideas all came from the residents of this community. as a result, there is a sense of ownership, pride and responsibility that goes along with what is going to be an exciting park.